weatherise

weatherize

[weth-uh-rahyz]
verb (used with object), weatherized, weatherizing.
to make (a house or other building) secure against cold or stormy weather, as by adding insulation, siding, and storm windows.
Also, especially British, weatherise.


Origin:
1940–45; weather + -ize

weatherization, noun
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